An alternate approach to early cancer of the vulva.

@article{Disaia1979AnAA,
  title={An alternate approach to early cancer of the vulva.},
  author={Philip John Disaia and William Thomas Creasman and Walter Rich},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1979},
  volume={133 7},
  pages={825-32}
}
Early invasive squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva has emerged as a controversial issue in recent literature. Reports illustrating metastatic disease in the inguinal lymph nodes have conflicted with other reports suggesting local treatment only. The morbidity produced by radical vulvectomy to both body image and sexual function make this issue worthy of serious consideration. This report deals with an alternate approach to this disease entity which attempts to preserve vulvar tissue without… CONTINUE READING

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